August 10, 2012 - Lost causes
Not a bad little story
Strange me reading the Turok dinosaur Hunter comics that show Turok approaching - no big deal - and then he goes on ANOTHER three-parter in this one, and loses the continuity. Ugh.
This story doesn't start off as well, either. Which is strange - because the Turok one is strong. This one is corny. And both are fighting the dinosaurs.
Oh, well. It's not terrible, but compared to Turok, it is a waste of time.
I hate the art in this one, too. Didn't even recognize that it was Ken until Aric called him. Strange to bring back some dead characters - I mean forgotten characters - from the past, too. Stretching, but...
For my next trick...
The Thinker is a dope. What a maroon. Really? This guy can predict actions down to fractions of seconds, but has no idea that he has already brought in his opponent? He asks Tony Stark who Iron Man is? Bleah. I actually kind of liked some of the other stuff, but this is bad.
In the Captain America story, it leads with Steve sitting around with the Avengers like Santa Claus on Christmas morning... "It all started when...
At least this story takes place in the present day. And it does connect to the present. But oh my goodness. What a terrible mess. Skip this. Go read Magnus or Fantastic Four this month.